Prairie News

Ribbon Is Cut On The Salvation Army Centre Of Hope

Posted on 16th October 2019, by blairmalaz
Special Guests pose for a photo after cutting the ribbon. From left to right: MLA James Teitsma, Majors Rodney and Paulette Bungay, City Councillor Markus Chambers and Vivian Santos (Acting Deputy Mayor), Commissioner and Territorial Commander Susan McMillan, Majors Shawn and Brenda Critch, The Winnipeg Foundation's Megan Tate. Photo Credit: Blair Malazdrewich
After 4 years and $14 million, The Salvation Army Winnipeg Booth Centre has taken on a new name: The Salvation Army Centre of Hope. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on September 16th, 2019. The event was open to the public and featured distinguished guests, speakers and The Salvation Army Band. Commissioner Susan McMillan had the  […]
Walmart Fort Frances Store Manager, Sherri Dyck and Auxiliary-Captain Arthur Heathcote, The Salvation Army Fort Frances Corps, grab a quick photo together.
On Wednesday, July 24th, Auxiliary-Captain Arthur Heathcote of The Salvation Army Fort Frances Corps, stopped in at the local Walmart Store to say “Thank you” to Store Manager, Sherri Dyck and her employees for raising funds through the Walmart 2019 “Fight Hunger Spark Change” campaign. Together, customers and associates at the Walmart Canada were champions  […]

Bread Slicer is the Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Posted on 12th August 2019, by blairmalaz
The Salvation Army Saskatoon Temple has upgraded a section of their kitchen with a large countertop bread slicer. “We get donations of loaves of bread from businesses and they all come unsliced. This allows us to save valuable time prepping for the various food programs thoughout the year. “ Matt Hoeft, Community Ministries Program Supervisor,  […]

Graduation Day for students of The Salvation Army STEP program

Posted on 26th June 2019, by blairmalaz
On the morning of June 21st, 2019 the graduates of The Salvation Army STEP program stood outside the chapel at The Salvation Army Weetamah Corps, waiting to be ushered in to receive recognition for all their hard work. “Twice a year we have graduations, they are the biggest days of our year,” said Mandy Marsland  […]

The Salvation Army’s HOPE IN THE CITY comes to Regina, SK

Posted on 12th June 2019, by blairmalaz
Hope in the City is one of The Salvation Army’s signature fundraising and awareness events. The event welcomes upwards of 400 guests including esteemed donors, volunteers, politicians, religious leaders, business owners and influential community members. The event is held annually in numerous cities across Canada. This year marked the inaugural dinner for HOPE IN THE  […]
The Salvation Army Prairie Division would like to say Thank You to Hon. Kelvin Goertzen, Minister of Education & Training & Government House Leader, for taking the time to pose for this photo. Lt. Brian Dueck and Program Supervisor, Mandy Marsland, received the funding notification letter for The Salvation Army’s Work Readiness Program (WKRP) this  […]